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People should stop blaming hardware vendors, it's game developers who should get all the blame, they choose to take an easier route and use Gameworks and stuff like this. In perfect world game developers would not use any such libraries and be responsible for game optimization on all hardware. On a side note I failed to see any effect of hairworks in Witcher 3 except plummeting fps, so it literally would not matter for end user if developers wouldn't use it.
Yea. Blame the developers not the hardware vendors. thumb.gif
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There is something shady with the Intel and Nvidia domination when it comes to their business practices for sure. All I know is I'm not buying an Nvidia card for a long time. I won't do anything that moves my beloved PC gaming industry to a monopoly if I can
As long as AMD are lacking behind in driver, I will continue to buy Nvidia.

IMO AMD just need to get on par with Nvidia driver, not just quality but the release frequency as well.

oh look newest AMD WHQL is still 14.9 that is almost 6 months ago. If they wanna continue to "save money" for not releasing a WHQL, they always going to be considered a "B" class product.
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Exactly, if CDPR would not use gameworks and used straight DirectX this would not happen.
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post #34 of 94
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As long as AMD are lacking behind in driver, I will continue to buy Nvidia.

IMO AMD just need to get on par with Nvidia driver, not just quality but the release frequency as well.

oh look newest AMD WHQL is still 14.9 that is almost 6 months ago. If they wanna continue to "save money" for not releasing a WHQL, they always going to be considered a "B" class product.

still no complaints on my end. I have for almost all my games been able to play at very high to ultra on my 290. All my games. I don't use 8xmsaa I don't need to. Its hard to break a vicious cycle when people buy you competitors stuff in droves despite comparable performance. Absolutely no issues for my games. 45-60 fps in demanding games is good for me and its why I'll keep buying AMD. Did the physx thing a couple of times, didn't sway me much. But I can't stand behind the type of strategies Nvidia implements. Oh maybe I am a little biased towards rooting for the little guy. No I think it just really scares me what would happen if AMD went away
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As long as AMD are lacking behind in driver, I will continue to buy Nvidia.

IMO AMD just need to get on par with Nvidia driver, not just quality but the release frequency as well.

oh look newest AMD WHQL is still 14.9 that is almost 6 months ago. If they wanna continue to "save money" for not releasing a WHQL, they always going to be considered a "B" class product.

And again, WHQL means nothing...

But I agree, even if they won't release new drivers, at least they should release new CFX profiles.
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It just saddens me that people still defend the use of GW's in games in its current form. Its bad for the whole gaming industry.
    
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The amount of mental gymnastics in these threads is truly terrifying. Nvidia can literally do no wrong in some eyes.
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The amount of mental gymnastics in these threads is truly terrifying. Nvidia can literally do no wrong in some eyes.

I havent seen anyone who is saying Nvidia can do no wrong. Please, point out these mysterious people only you can see.
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I havent seen anyone who is saying Nvidia can do no wrong. Please, point out these mysterious people only you can see.

Defend to the end my friend.
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I've seen your excuses before in the other topics and I will not waste my time on You but what I said is exactly that. AMD isn't the dev nor selling the game for profit so it's the devs choice, actually 3 of those. Use HW, use Tress or do your own. Only the third will cater for both companies. And it's already known using HW will gimp AMD more than Tress gimps Nvidia. No, this dev can take a hike as far as I care. Either lazy or just got paid enough.

Here's TressFX at work

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/geforce-gtx-780-ti-review-benchmarks,3663-10.html

While AMD cards basically lose 20fps when turning on HW.
Uhm, Nvidia cards also lose 20fps when turning on HW

I go from 60 fps to 40 with that 1 setting tongue.gif
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